Elementary Latin II
Not available in 2012
Previously offered in 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
Introduces students to the study of Latin of the Classical Period, with an emphasis on the 2nd century BC to the 2nd century AD. Reading in the original language is accompanied by basic grammatical and syntactical instruction.
1. To build further knowledge of vocabulary and grammar appropriate to a second semester at 1000 level
2. To gain an understanding of common word order and grammatical constructions employed by Latin writers, and thus facilitate the reading of texts.
3. To read and understand graded Latin texts illustrating Rome at its height, so as to understand the importance of key cultural concepts.
4. To enhance one's command of English by appreciation of its relation to and differences from Latin.
The course covers less common standard verb forms, many syntactical constructions, and aims at achieving a vocabulary suitable for the reading of the most basic Latin prose texts.
LATN1010 or equivalent.
Modes of Delivery
Lecture: for 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term